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36. April Showers Bring May Flowers: White Noise


As I’ve said on Monday (post 35) the theme for this month is April Showers Bring May Flowers, an obituary to the dark days behind me. 558 more words

The Bee at My Window


                                    For Marthe Reed


No sooner than the news of your death,

Came the bee at my window.

It buzzed out a sawmill’s worth of jagged poetry, 164 more words

Writer's Life

That New York City Tongue

I hadn’t heard it in over twenty years:
the last time I heard it, he had played a Junkie in a film about himself
and the other night when I heard it again… 352 more words

Creative Writing

Cornelius Eady, Poetry of Compassion and Truth

Cornelius Eady is the author of eight books of poetry, including Hardheaded Weather: New and Selected Poems (Putnam, April 2008). His second book, Victims of the Latest Dance Craze… 339 more words